[Kernel-packages] [Bug 262408] Re: SysRq key equivalent needed

2019-01-13 Thread Jarno Suni
** Description changed: MacBook keyboards and other Apple keyboards lack a SysRq key and therefore lack important kernel functionality that is designed to save catastrophic data loss if the computer freezes. An equivalent keystroke should be assigned, for example Fn + Eject, to preserve

[Kernel-packages] [Bug 262408] Re: SysRq key equivalent needed

2014-12-21 Thread Ville Aakko
Hi, being a puritanist I tried creating a .deb for my own personal usage and using the init scripts that come with keyfuzz. The init script needed to be patched, since the /dev/input/eventX nodes are created in different order at least sometimes (attached). ** Patch added: keyfuzz init script

[Kernel-packages] [Bug 262408] Re: SysRq key equivalent needed

2014-12-21 Thread Ville Aakko
Attatched a keyfuzz file for usage with MBP. With the patch in previous comment, one can put the symlink in: /etc/keyfuzz/by-id/usb-Apple_Inc._Apple_Internal_Keyboard___Trackpad-event-kbd instead of /etc/keyfuzz/eventX (the latter was unreliable in my case). ** Attachment added: keyfuzz file